Department of Defense Education Activity

IT Branches

We accomplish our mission through six branches that are focused on our core values of excellence, integrity, and customer service.

The Branches and their Major Areas of Support Are:
  1. Office of the CIO
    Prepares IT policy and strategic planning documents and provides analysis and technical writing support to IT customers.
  2. System Development Branch
    The DoDEA System Development supports DoDEA through the use and application of state-of-the-art information technology. Our purpose is to support the mission of DoDEA by assisting headquarters and overseas management operations to function more effectively.
  3. HQ Operations & Customer Support Branch
    Provides LAN (Local Area Network) and WAN (Wide Area Network) connectivity to HQ DoDEA and administrative support of computer networks.
  4. Information Resources Branch (IRM)
    Researches Federal & DoD IT regulations, maintains Division Budget & Property Accountability, manages IT contracts and software licenses, and coordinates the procurement of IT related hardware and software.
  5. Information Assurance Branch
    Ensures DoDEA entities are operating within the guidelines of DoD mandated information assurance and security policies. IA also provides Anti-Virus software information.